World War II shooter Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad can now be pre-purchased through Steam. You can reserve a copy of the $39.99 standard edition or splurge on the $49.99 digital deluxe package.
The Red Orchestra 2 Steam Digital Deluxe Edition will give you the following bonuses:
Day 1 Unlock of the Elite Assault Weapons (MKb 42(H) and AVT-40)
Day 1 Unlock of the Semi Auto Sniper Weapons (SVT-40 and G 41(W))
2 playable characters for Killing Floor - WW2 Russian and German Soldier re-enactors unlocked in KF the moment you purchase
Team Fortress 2 items - RO2 German helmet and Russian "Pilotka" hat ("vintage" if bought during pre-purchase)
Access to the final phase of the closed beta
Pre-purchase Discount: 10% off both versions (20% off if you own the original Red Orchestra)
Whether you opt for the standard or digital deluxe edition, you'll get a 10% discount for pre-purchasing. If you own Red Orchestra: Ostfront 41-45, the predecessor to RO2, you'll get a 20% discount. Ostfront 41-45 owners will also get a few unlockables:
Unlock the Kar98 and Mosin rifle bayonets on day 1
Special in-game item - show everyone your loyalty to Red Orchestra with the exclusive Russian Guards Badge/German Close Combat Badge
Red Orchestra 2 depicts the Battle of Stalingrad during World War II. It offers up separate campaigns for Russian and German forces. Also included are three multiplayer modes and 10 multiplayer maps. Persistent stat-tracking and a first-person cover system are some of the new features.
RO2 will be released on August 30th. If you'd rather not get a digital copy of the game, note that you'll be able to buy boxed copies through stores as well.